|"Verses on the Death of Dr. Swift" - Jonathan Swift|
Why wait until you die to describe your own funeral? The satirist Jonathan Swift describes what his contemporaries' reaction to his death will probably be.
Keywords: Audiobook - Poetry; satire
|Vagabondaggio - Giovanni Verga|
Librivox public domain recording of Vagabondaggio, by Giovanni Verga. Read in Italian. A witty collection of 12 short stories based on the Verga idea of “Humankind perennial moving state”. They have been published in 1887. (Summary by Daniele) For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org. M4B format available
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; literature
|Vaihdokas - Juho Reijonen|
LibriVox recording of Vaihdokas, by Juho Reijonen. Read by Maire Rhode. Vaihdokas on tarina yhden pojan, Jerikon, kasvamisesta aikuiseksi 1800-luvun Suomessa, eräässä itäisessä kirkonkylässä. Hänen elämansä alkaa äärettomässä köyhyydessä, taikauskoisten kyläläisten syrjimänä. He uskovat etta Saatana otti vastasyntyneen ja jätti Jerikon tilalle, koska vauvalla ei ollut ristin merkkiä päällään syntymän ja ristimisen välisenä aikana...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Finnish; literature
|Vairagya Shatakam - Bhartrhari|
LibriVox recording of Vairagya Shatakam, by Bhartrhari. Translated by Swami Madhavananda. Read by Uday Sagar. Vairagya Shatakam is one of the best books that gives the true picture of Renunciation. The book talks on how a common man gets lured by the endless desires which when satisfied fetches him nothing but the desires again. It concludes saying how these unsatiable desires mislead the man from knowing his real nature-omnipotence, omnipresence and omniscience! (Summary by Uday Sagar) For furt...
Keywords: Barthrhari; Bhartrihari; Hundred Verses on Renunciation; Vairagya satakam; philosophy; literature; Sanskrit; Librivox; audiobook
|Valentine's Day Reading - Erotic- From Out of the City - William F. DeVault|
William F. DeVault presents, for Valentine's Day 2006, a selection of his more erotic works: Lust Bunnies, Swerve, The Priest of Passion Serves the Sacrament, Prescient Tense: Rose Petals, Pink Jade: Thin Skin, As I Slide Into You, Passion Sympoetique and Feral with Desire. Special thanks to the Selke for backing vocals and Nordette Adams, for content support.
Keywords: romantic poetry; william f. devault; american poets; valentine's day; love poets; erotic poetry; sensual poetry
|Valentine's Day Reading - From Out of the City - William F. DeVault|
William F. DeVault reads ten of his works in this Valentine's Day celebration of love: The Unicorns, Sacred Smile, Monument, Damascus III, The Patchwork Skirt of My Love, Tread Softly, Love Gods of a Forgotten Religion, We Owe Debt to Memory, A Kiss is an Act of Bravery and Soubrette. Special thanks to Nordette Adams for editorial assistance.
Keywords: romantic poetry; william f. devault; american poets; valentine's day; love poets
|Van Aardappel-mes tot Officiersdegen - Melis Stoke|
LibriVox opname van Van Aardappel-mes tot officiersdegen door Melis Stoke. Gelezen door Bart de Leeuw. Tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog was Nederland neutraal, maar het dreigende oorlogsgeweld in de ons omringende landen kwam heel dichtbij. In maart 1916 werd ook Herman Salomons opgeroepen voor militaire dienst. Onder zijn pseudoniem Melis Stoke publiceerde hij later zijn militaire memoires 'Van Aardappel-mes tot Officiersdegen, uit het Dagboek van een Landstormplichtige'...
Keywords: LibriVox; audioboek; humor; memoires
|Van de Koele Meren des Doods - Frederik van Eeden|
LibriVox luisterboek van Van de Koele Meren des Doods, door Frederik van Eeden. Gelezen door Carola Janssen. Hedwig Marga de Fontayne (1856) is een naïeve, labiele vrouw die haar leven lang balanceert tussen waanzin en rede, liefde en lust, verstand en gevoel, religie en goddeloosheid. Het lukt haar niet om die balans te vinden. Hedwig is rijk en geniet van weelde, aanzien en luxe, maar leert voor haar leven ten einde is ook de zwartste kanten van het bestaan kennen met verslaving, prostitutie ...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; Dutch; Nederlands; van Eeden; roman
|Van Dyck - Percy M. Turner|
LibriVox recording of Van Dyck, by Percy M. Turner. Read by Susan Morin. A biography and critique of Van Dyck in The Masterpieces in Colour series. The Plates of the paintings are fully described and the artistic periods in his life's work are given as well as his place in history. (Summary by Susan Morin) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; Anthony Van Dyck; painter; 17th century; art; series
|Van Oude Menschen de Dingen, die Voorbij Gaan - Louis Couperus|
Librivox recording of Van Oude Menschen by Louis Couperus Zoals de titel al aangeeft gaat het boek over oude mensen (en ouder worden) en de dingen die voorbijgaan. Maar niet alles gaat voorbij met het ouder worden... Een duister geheim uit het verleden werpt zijn steeds groter wordende schaduw over een familie. For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page fo...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Dutch
Downloads: 17,821 (1 review)
|Vandover and the Brute - Frank Norris|
LibriVox recording of Vandover and the Brute by Frank Norris. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Ian Quinlan; Jon Miller; Goss45; Adam Whybray; KHand Vandover is a student who succumbs to a gambling addiction. This addiction causes him to divest himself of his cherished possessions and to lose his status in life, whilst his friends prosper. Eventually he is transformed by a strange degenerative lycanthropy, reduced to running back and forth across his apartment, naked, on all-fours...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
|Vanished Arizona: Recollections of the Army Life of a New England Woman - Martha Summerhayes|
LibriVox recording of VANISHED ARIZONA: RECOLLECTIONS OF THE ARMY LIFE OF A NEW ENGLAND WOMAN, by MARTHA SUMMERHAYES. "This is the lively autobiography of Martha Summerhayes, the wife of an officer in the American Army. Here, she tells many stories about life and conditions in different camps and forts in which she lived with her expanding family, people along the way, and Journeys." (Summary by Stav Nisser) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; memoirs; autobiography; americana; arizona; military; western
Downloads: 4,217 (1 review)
|Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray|
LibriVox recording of Vanity Fair, by William Makepeace Thackeray. Vanity Fair: A Novel without a Hero is a novel by William Makepeace Thackeray that satirizes society in early 19th-century England. Like many novels of the time, Vanity Fair was published as a serial before being sold in book form; it was printed in 20 monthly parts between January 1847 and July 1848. Thackeray meant the book to be not only entertaining but also instructive; this is shown both by the narrator of the book and in T...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; thackeray
|Varied Types - G. K. Chesterton|
LibriVox recording of Varied Types by G. K. Chesterton, read by Ray Clare Another delightful and sharply pointed excursion into the topics of the day, and of our day as well, with Gilbert Keith Chesterton. Here he uses his wit and mastery of paradox to bring into focus a number of historical persons who in many ways typify the people who presently shape our world and who in their own right have already shaped Western civilization...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio books; essays; Chesterton
|Varieties of Religious Experience - William James|
LibriVox recording of Varieties of Religious Experience, by William James. Read by JoeD, preface recorded by musil. The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature is a book by the Harvard psychologist and philosopher William James that comprises his edited Gifford Lectures on "Natural Theology" delivered at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland between 1901 and 1902. These lectures concerned the nature of religion and the neglect of science, in James' view, in the academic stud...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; religion; non-fiction; philosophy; psychology
Downloads: 24,035 (1 review)
|Varney, the Vampyre Volume 1 - Thomas Preskett Prest|
LibriVox recording of Varney the Vampyre Volume 1, by Thomas Preskett Prest. Originally published as a penny dreadful from 1845 until 1847, when it first appeared in book form, Varney the Vampyre is a forerunner to vampire stories such as Dracula, which it heavily influenced. Flora Bannersworth is attacked in her own room in the middle of the night, and although her attacker is seemingly shot dead, the body is nowhere to be found...
Keywords: librivox; audio book; audiobook; vampire; horror; gothic; prest; varney
Downloads: 56,876 (3 reviews)
|Varney, the Vampyre, Vol. 2 - Thomas Preskett Prest|
LibriVox recording of Varney, the Vampyre, Vol. 2, by Thomas Preskett Prest. This is volume 2 of 3. Originally published as a penny dreadful from 1845 until 1847, when it first appeared in book form, Varney the Vampyre is a forerunner to vampire stories such as Dracula, which it heavily influenced. Flora Bannersworth is attacked in her own room in the middle of the night, and although her attacker is seemingly shot dead, the body is nowhere to be found...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; audio book; vampire; horror; prest; vampyre; dracula
Downloads: 16,106 (1 review)
|Varney, the Vampyre, Volume 3 - Thomas Preskett Prest|
LibriVox recording of Varney, the Vampyre, Volume 3, by Thomas Preskett Prest. This is volume 3 of 3. -- Originally published as a penny dreadful from 1845 until 1847, when it first appeared in book form, Varney the Vampyre is a forerunner to vampire stories such as Dracula, which it heavily influenced.Flora Bannersworth is attacked in her own room in the middle of the night, and although her attacker is seemingly shot dead, the body is nowhere to be found...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; audio book; novel; fiction; vampire; horror
|Vassar Studies - Julia Augusta Schwartz|
LibriVox recording of Vassar Studies by Julia Augusta Schwartz. Read by Daryl Wor. Published in 1899, Vassar Studies is a collection of twelve realistic glimpses into the character of attending students at Vassar College. It delves more with the inner workings of people rather than with dramatic incidents or what was studied in college. The glimpses themselves are both wordy and enlightening. The dialogue within each tends to have a background of various people, some with names and some who rema...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; women's college; dormitory life; introspection; education; realism
|Vegetarianism and Occultism - C. W. Leadbeater|
LibriVox recording of Vegetarianism and Occultism, by C. W. Leadbeater. Read by Andrea Fiore. How does occultism regard vegetarianism? It regards it very favorably, and that for many reasons. These reasons may be divided into two classes: those which are ordinary and physical, and those which are occult or hidden. Let us see in detail why a vegetarian diet is emphatically the purest and the best. (Summary from Vegetarianism and Occultism) For further information, including links to online text, ...
Keywords: vegetarianism; vegetarian; occultism; diet; health; food; librivox; audiobook
|Velvet Shoes - Elinor Wylie|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 24 recordings of Velvet Shoes by Elinor Wylie. This was the Weekly Poetry project for December 6th, 2009. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; poem; poetry; snow; winter
|Veni Creator Spiritus - Gregorian Chant|
Gregorian chant performed by Portuguese vocal ensemble Coral Vértice (based in Lisbon, Portugal).
Keywords: gregorian chant; medieval music; choral music; choir music; sacred music; early music; ancient music; coral vértice
Downloads: 51,512 (2 reviews)
|Venus and Adonis - William Shakespeare|
LibriVox recording of Venus and Adonis by William Shakespeare. Venus and Adonis is Shakespeare's narrative poem about the love of the goddess Venus for the mortal youth Adonis, dedicated partly to his patron, the Earl of Southampton (thought by some to be the beautiful youth to which many of the Sonnets are addressed). The poem recounts Venus' attempts to woo Adonis, their passionate coupling, and Adonis' rejection of the goddess, to which she responds with jealousy, with tragic results...
Keywords: librivox; audio; shakespeare; poetry; venus; adonis; love; lust
|Venus in Furs - Leopold von Sacher-Masoch|
This is a recording of Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch by LibriVox volunteers. The framing story concerns a man who dreams of speaking to Venus about love while she wears furs. The unnamed narrator tells his dreams to a friend, Severin, who tells him how to break him of his fascination with cruel women by reading a manuscript, Memoirs of a Supersensual Man.This manuscript tells of a man, Severin von Kusiemski, so infatuated with a woman, Wanda von Dunajew, that he requests to be trea...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; erotica; venus; furs; masochism; sadomasochism; love; sensuality
|venus ruptures - id m theft able|
Keywords: Sound Poetry
|Venus Transiens - Amy Lowell|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 different recordings of Venus Transiens by Amy Lowell. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of February 10th, 2008. For more information on the readers, please visit the catalog page: http://librivox.org/venus-transiens-by-amy-lowell/. For more free audiobooks, or to find out how you can volunteer, please visit librivox.org. M4B format available
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; poetry
|Vera - Elizabeth von Arnim|
LibriVox recording of Vera by Elizabeth von Arnim. Read by Greg W. Vera (1921) by Elizabeth von Arnim is a black comedy based on her disastrous second marriage to Earl Russell: a mordant analysis of the romantic delusions through which wives acquiesce in husbands' tyrannies. In outline the story of this utterly unromantic novel anticipates DuMaurier's Rebecca. Naive Lucy Entwhistle is swept into marriage by widower, Everard Wemyss...
Keywords: llibrivox; audiobooks; fiction; marriage; black comedy
Downloads: 5,494 (1 review)
|Vera; or the Nihilists - Oscar Wilde|
LibriVox recording of Vera; or the Nihilists, by Oscar Wilde. Read by a full cast.Vera; or, The Nihilists is a play by Oscar Wilde. It is a melodramatic tragedy set in Russia and is loosely based on the story of Vera Zasulich. It was the first play that Wilde wrote. It was produced in the United Kingdom in 1880, and in New York in 1882, but it was not a success and folded in both cities. It is nowadays rarely revived...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; drama; oscar wilde; vera; nihilists; audiobook; drama; oscar wilde; vera; nihilists
|Verhalen van Sherlock Holmes - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle|
LibriVox luisterboek van Verhalen van Sherlock Holmes, door Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Een verzameling van negen avonturen van Sherlock Holmes, de bekende Britse detective, en zijn compaan Dr. Watson. (Samenvatting door Julie VW) - De gebochelde, gelezen door Marcel Coenders. - De afgesneden ooren, gelezen door Julie VW. - De klerk van den effectenhandelaar, gelezen door Bart de Leeuw. - Het scheepvaart-verdrag, gelezen door Marcel Coenders...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; Dutch; Nederlands; Conan Doyle; Sherlock Holmes; Watson; detective; verhalen
|Veronica - Johanna Spyri|
LibriVox recording of Veronica, by Johanna Spyri. Read by Daryl Wor. Published in 1886, this novel encompasses a small community wherein Veronica, having lost her own mother, is “adopted” by a neighbour, Gertrude, who has a son of her own. The son, Dietrich, is learning how to become a saddler as his father before him. Their life is filled with hard work, but also some contentment. From the mother they now share, and two other matronly neighbours, Dietrich and Veronica learn valuable lessons...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; fiction; teen-young-adult; adoption; village life; loss and redemption
|Verses on a Young Lady Playing on a Harpsicord and Singing - Tobias Smollett|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 14 recordings of Verses on a Young Lady Playing on a Harpsicord and Singing by Tobias Smollett. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 21st, 2010. Tobias George Smollett (19 March 1721 – 17 September 1771) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random (1748) and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (1751), which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; poetry; romance; literature; music
|Versio Latina (Homeri Odyssea) Liber VI - Homer|
LibriVox recording of Versio Latina (Homeri Odyssea) Liber VI, by Homer, translated by Andreas Divus. Read by hefyd. The Versio Latina, or Latin translation of the works of Homer, has existed since the 14th century, but was first printed, under the name of Andreas Divus, in 1537. It is a crib, to give it no finer name, but a crib which had immense influence, being the first introduction to Homer for generations of mediaeval and early modern scholars.(Introduction by hefyd) For further informatio...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Homer; Odyssey; Versio Latina; Andreas Divus; Homeri Odyssea
|Versos Íntimos - BnP|
Early XX Century brazilian poetry, just before the "movimento modernista".
|Vertheidigung des Socrates - Xenophon|
LibriVox recording of die Vertheidigung des Sokrates von Xenophon, translated by Christoph Eberhard Finckh. Read in German by redaer. Xenophon möchte zeigen, dass Sokrates ganz bewusst in den Tod gegangen sei. Das Unglück seines Todes war kein Zufall. Denn der Philosoph habe gespürt, dass seine Zeit gekommen sei, um das Leben zu vollenden und zu sterben. (Zusammenfassung von Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other fo...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; Hörbuch; philosophy; Philosophie; German; Deutsch; Xenophon; Apologie; Sokrates
|Verzamelde korte Nederlandstalige Werken 001 - Verscheidene|
Dit is een verzameling van kort Nederlandstalig proza van allerlei aard - fictie en non-fictie. Uitgekozen en gelezen door vrijwilligers van Librivox. Voor meer gratis audioboeken, of om zelf vrijwilliger te worden, ga naar LibriVox.org. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recor...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; Nederlands; Dutch; proza; Verne; Van der Waals; Van Bruggen; Van Eeden; Anslijn; Couperus; Cremer; Ligthart
|Verzamelde korte Nederlandstalige Werken 002 - Various|
LibriVox opname van Verzamelde korte Nederlandstalige Werken 002. Gelezen door Anna Simon, Marcel Coenders en Bart de Leeuw. Dit is een verzameling van kort Nederlandstalig proza van allerlei aard - fictie en non-fictie. Uitgekozen en gelezen door vrijwilligers van Librivox. Voor meer informatie, inclusief een link naar de on-line tekst, info over de lezers, RSS feeds, CD hoes en andere bestandsformaten: ga naar de LibriVox catalogus pagina voor deze opname...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; korte verhalen; essays
|Verzamelde korte Nederlandstalige Werken 003 - Various|
LibriVox opname van Verzamelde korte Nederlandstalige Werken 003. Gelezen door Marcel Coenders en Kattekliek. Dit is een verzameling van kort Nederlandstalig proza van allerlei aard - fictie en non-fictie. Uitgekozen en gelezen door vrijwilligers van Librivox. Voor meer informatie, inclusief een link naar de on-line tekst, info over de lezers, RSS feeds, CD hoes en andere bestandsformaten: ga naar de LibriVox catalogus pagina voor deze opname...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; luisterboek
|Vice in its Proper Shape - Anonymous|
LibriVox recording of Vice in its Proper Shape Or, The Wonderful and Melancholy Transformation of Several Naughty Masters and Misses Into Those Contemptible Animals Which They Most Resemble In Disposition, by Anonymous Cautionary tales of the transmigration of the souls of naughty boys and girls, as elucidated by the mysterious Bramin, Mr Wiseman: “Having been gifted with the faculty of distinguishing those animals which are now animated by the souls of such human beings as formerly degraded t...
|Vice Versa - F. Anstey|
LibriVox recording of Vice Versa by F. Anstey. Set in Victorian times, the novel concerns business man Paul Bultitude and his son Dick. Dick is about to leave home for a boarding school which is ruled by the cane wielding headmaster Dr. Grimstone. Bultitude, seeing his son's fear of going to the school, foolishly says that schooldays are the best years of a boy's life, and how he wished that he was the one so doing...
Keywords: Magic stone; bultitude; boarding school; young; teen; Dick; Paul Bultitude; Dr Grimstone; headmaster; humor
Downloads: 5,975 (1 review)
|Vices Are Not Crimes - Lysander Spooner|
LibriVox recording of Vices are Not Crimes, by Lysander Spooner. Read by Annise. Lysander Spooner (1808 – 1887) was an American individualist anarchist, entrepreneur, political philosopher, abolitionist, supporter of the labour movement, and legal theorist of the nineteenth century. Here he gives his views on the role of Governments in the private lives of their citizens (Summary by Annise) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or othe...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobooks; philosophy; free enterprise
|Victor, l'enfant sauvage de l'Aveyron - Jean Itard|
Au Fil des Lectures. Témoignage (rapport) de Jean Itard sur Victor, dit "l'enfant sauvage de l'Aveyron" lu par Milunisu (3h 40min). Médecin à l'Institution des sourds-muets de Paris, Itard s'est illustré dans l'oto-rhino-laryngologie, dont il est l'un des fondateurs, la surdi-mutité et l'éducation spécialisée. Amené à s'occuper d'enfants mutiques indemnes de toute lésion organique sensorielle ou motrice, tel le fameux « sauvage de l'Aveyron », il aborda la pathologie mentale infanti...
Keywords: Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard; Jean Itard; Itard; Rapport sur le Sauvage de l'Aveyron; Victor, l'enfant sauvage de l'Aveyron; Milunisu; Au Fil des Lectures; Livres audio gratuits; French audio book; Victoria Au Fil des Lectures; François Truffaut; L'Enfant sauvage
|Victoria Stanton live at Zeke's Gallery, August 25, 2005 - Victoria Stanton|
Victoria Stanton performing her songs Playground, Birthday, Horses, Recipe, Ten, At Your Window and an encore that I don't know the name of.
Keywords: Quirky Music; Sweet; Performance; Live
|Victoria Stanton performing at Zeke's Gallery August 25, 2005 - Victoria Stanton|
Victoria Stanton performing her songs Playground, Birthday, Horses, Recipe, Ten, At Your Window and an encore that I don't know the name of.
Keywords: Quirky; Live Music; Performance
|Victorian Short Stories of Troubled Marriages - Various|
LibriVox recording of Victorian Short Stories of Troubled Marriages by Various. Read in English by Gina Belmonde A delightful collection of short stories by some of the luminary authors of the Victorian era. These stories explore the truth behind the victorian marriage. - Summary by Gina Belmonde For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; short stories; marriage; divorce
|Victory - Lester del Rey|
LibriVox recording of Victory by Lester del Rey. Recording by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). Lester del Rey (1915 – 1993) was a Golden Age science fiction author and editor closely connected to John W. Campbell Jr. and Astounding Science Fiction magazine. He also founded Del Rey Books, a popular publishing label he edited with his wife Judy-Lynn. Victory is the story of an undefended Earth in a warring galaxy...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; scifi; science fiction; sci-fi
Downloads: 18,823 (1 review)
|Victory: An Island Tale - Joseph Conrad|
LibriVox recording of Victory: An Island Tale, by Joseph Conrad. Read by skoval. Recollections of the life of Axel Heyst, one-time manager of the liquidated Tropical Belt Coal Company in a fictitious island in the Pacific. After retreating from society in response to his professional failures, the misanthrope is drawn back by a romantic affair. (Introduction by S. Kovalchik) M4B format available For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or o...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; conrad, literature
|Vida del escudero Marcos de Obregón - Vicente Espinel|
LibriVox recording of Vida del Escudero Marcos de Obregón by Vicente Espinel. Read by Tux. Las «Relaciones de la vida del escudero Marcos de Obregón» (1618) son una novela picaresca, provista de muchos elementos autobiográficos, narración más ágil que la de Mateo Alemán y, si bien no prescinde de moralizar, lo hace de forma que no enfada ni empalaga como la del sevillano. El mismo año de su publicación se imprimieron dos ediciones piratas en Barcelona y se hizo una traducción al fran...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; audiolibro; ficcion; espinel; marcos obregon
|Viking Tales - Jennie Hall|
LibriVox recording of Viking Tales, by Jennie Hall. Viking tales are tales from Iceland, featuring the king Halfdan and his son Harald. (Summary by Nadine) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats or languages (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; viking; children; short stories
Downloads: 23,231 (1 review)
|Villanelle, W.H. Auden - Falstaff|
Keywords: Poetry English, Auden W.H
|Villette - Charlotte Brontë|
LibriVox recording of Villette by Charlotte Brontë. After a tragedy in her family, Lucy Snow leaves her home to become a teacher at a French boarding school. Lucy soon begins to fight against an overwhelming sense of desolation. Meeting a charming doctor and a strict, peculiar schoolmaster changes her life forever– and threatens to break her spirit. (summary by heatherausten) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if ...
Keywords: LibriVox; literature; audiobook; Bronte
Downloads: 117,488 (1 review)